Upcoming Performances

The Carleton and Propeller Brewing Present a 5 course IPA Tasting Dinner


  • Propeller IPA dinner
    August 1, 2019
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Carleton and Propeller Brewing are excited to pair up to celebrate “IPA DAY” on August 1st.  Join us for a 5 course menu paired with 5 unique Propeller India Pale Ale Beers. Beer sommelier Pat Robichaud from Propeller will introduce you to the beer pairings while Chef Dolente will guide you through the food. (more…)

Zulkamoon + D’Ambrosia


  • August 1, 2019
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Spanish/English fusion outfit Zulkamoon with D’Ambrosia take over The Carleton stage for some dance-able tunage on Thursday, August 1st. Show time is 9 PM and admission is $8 at the door. Mexico City native Inti Gonzalez moved to Nova Scotia in 2008 looking for like-minded musicians to create music that would fuse rhythm, poetry and (more…)

Rube and Rake


  • August 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

St. John’s NL-based duo Rube and Rake make a long awaited return to Halifax for their debut at The Carleton with a special early show on Saturday, August 3rd. Show time is 7 PM and advanced tickets are $17.50. To call Canada your home can be a very vague statement. From the Rockies, all the (more…)

The Carleton Collective


  • August 3, 2019
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Our beauty house band – The Carleton Collective (made up of some of the best musicians in the city) – plays almost every Saturday at The Carleton including this one, Saturday, August 3rd. Show time will be the usual 10 PM and tonight it’ll be just $5 to hear a mix of killer rock’n’roll tunes (more…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Almasy


  • August 6, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Our Dinner At The Carleton series is happy to welcome back the talented Michael Dalton (Almasy) on Tuesday, August 6th. Michael will be playing between 6 and 9 PM and the music is FREE. After growing a reputation as the frontperson and songwriter of the Transatlantic Zodiac Ensemble and rhythm guitarist for Donald MacLennan’s Jazz (more…)

Shari Ulrich Trio


  • August 7, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Two time Juno Award winning West Coast artist Shari Ulrich returns to Halifax after six years, for a show at The Carleton on Wednesday, August 7th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $25. Originally a California girl, long settled on the west coast of Canada, Shari Ulrich celebrates 45 years as a touring (more…)

Carmel Mikol + D’Ambrosia + Mattie Leon


  • August 8, 2019
    8:00 pm - 12:00 am

Carmel Mikol mounts a full album preview show with a full band, book-ended by local Kim D’Ambrosia and Toronto’s Mattie Leon at The Carleton on Thursday, August 8th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $18 advanced or $20 at the door. “The ice she knows when it’s time to go, but I don’t,” (more…)

Amy Helm


  • August 9, 2019
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

You’ll find that “the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree” when Amy Helm and her band land at The Carleton on Friday, August 9th. Show time for this special event is 9 PM and tickets are $30 advanced or $35 at the door. Amy Helm sought what she calls a “circular sound” for her (more…)

Dinner At The Carleton – Music By Dusty Keleher


  • August 10, 2019
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

As part of our music and dinner series, Dusty Keleher plays The Carleton on Saturday, August 10th from 6 – 9 PM and it’s FREE. Dusty Keleher writes songs that tell a good story and searches out gems from the past that do the same. Simply put, roots/traditional music that takes its cue from ancient (more…)

The Carleton Collective


  • August 10, 2019
    10:00 pm - 1:30 am

Our beauty house band – The Carleton Collective (made up of some of the best musicians in the city) – plays almost every Saturday at The Carleton including this one, Saturday, August 10th. Show time will be the usual 10 PM and tonight it’ll be just $5 to hear a mix of killer rock’n’roll tunes (more…)